Climate Change

Abrahamson, Dean Edwin (ed.).  The Challenge of Global Warming551.6 CHA

Beinecke, Frances.  Clean Energy Common Sense: an American Call to Action on Global Climate Change363.738 BEI 2010

Brandenburg, John and Monica Rix Paxson. Dead Mars, Dying Earth. 551.6 BRA

Casper, Julie Kerr.  Global Warming Trends: Ecological Footprints551.6 CAS, 2009

Climate Change Science Program (U.S.).  The Effects of Climate Change on Agriculture, Land Resources, Water Resources, and Biodiversity in the United States: Final Report, Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.3 [electronic resource].  Online at

Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (U.S.). Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming–Synthesis Panel.  Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming363.7387 COM

De Blij, Harm J.  Why Geography Matters: Three Challenges Facing America: Climate Change, the Rise of China, and Global terrorism909.83 DeB, 2005

Flannery, Tim F.  The Weather Makers: How Man is Changing the Climate and What it Means for Life on Earth363 .73874 FLA, 2005

Furniss, Michael J. and et al.   Water, Climate Change, and Forests: Watershed Stewardship for a Changing Climate.  Online at

Gelbspan, Ross.  The Heat is On: the Climate Crisis, the Cover-up, the Prescription 363.73874 GEL

Gore, Albert.  An Inconvenient Truth: the Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It363 .73874 GOR, 2006

Graedel, T. E.  Atmosphere, Climate, and Change551.6 GRA

Hayhoe, Katharine.  A Climate for Change: Global Warming Facts for Faith-based Decisions261.88 HAY, Climate

Hoggan, James.  Climate Cover-up: the Crusade to Deny Global Warming363.73874 HOG, 2009

Horner, Christopher C .  The Politically Incorrect Guide to Global Warming and Environmentalism363 .73874 HOR, 2007

Kolbert, Elizabeth.  Field Notes From a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change363 .73874 KOL

Kraljic, Matthew A. (Ed.).  The Greenhouse Effect.   363.7387 GRE

Linden, Eugene.  The Winds of Change: Climate, Weather, and the Destruction of Civilizations551.609 LIN, 2006

Liotta, P. H.  Gaia’s Revenge: Climate Change and Humanity’s Loss304.25 LIO, 2006

Mayewski, Paul A. and Frank White. The Ice Chronicles.   551.6 MAY

McCaffrey, Paul. (Ed.)  Global Climate Change.   363.73874 GLO 2006

McDaniel, Carl N.  Wisdom for a Livable Planet: the Visionary Work of Terri Swearingen, Dave Foreman, Wes Jackson, Helena Norberg-Hodge, Werner Fornos, Herman Daly, Stephen Schneider, and David Orr333.72 McD, 2005

Moran, Edward (Ed.). The Global Ecology.   363.7 GLO 71:4

National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council (U.S.),  Panel on Water and Climate.  Climate, Climatic Change, and Water Supply574.5222 NAT

Pearce, Fred.  With Speed and Violence: Why Scientists Fear Tipping Points in Climate Change551.6 PEA, 2007

Schneider, Stephen Henry.   Global Warming: are We Entering the Greenhouse Century363.7 SCH

Seidel, Stephen and Dale Keyes. Can We Delay a Greenhouse Warming?: the Effectiveness and Feasibility of Options to Slow a Build-up of Carbon Dioxide in the Atmosphere.   363.7 SEI

Silver, Cheryl Simon.  One Earth, One Future: Our Changing Global Environment363.7 SIL

Singer, S. Fred.  Hot Talk, Cold Science: Global Warming’s Unfinished Debate363.738 SIN

Stern, Paul C. and Oran R. Young, and Daniel Druckman (Eds.).  Global Environmental Change: Understanding the Human Dimensions363.7 GLO

Wohlforth, Charles P.  The Whale and the Supercomputer: on the Northern Front of Climate Change305 .89712 WOH

The World Watch Reader on Global Environmental Issues363.70526 WOR  1998


Gore, Albert and Lawrence Bender, Scott Burns, Laurie David ; directed by Davis Guggenheim.  An Inconvenient Truth: a Global WarningDVD 363 .73874 INC

Seo, Danny.  Simple Steps to a Greener HomeDVD 643.2 SIM


Blashfield, Jean.  Global WarmingYP 363.73 BLA

Cherry, Lynne.  How We Know What We Know About Our Changing Climate: Scientists and Kids Explore Global WarmingYP 551.6 CHE, 2008

Chevat, Richie.  Our Choice: How We Can Solve the Climate CrisisYP 363.73 CHE, 2009

Delano, Marfe Ferguson.  Earth in the Hot Seat: Bulletins From a Warming World.  YP 363.738 DEL, 2009

Facklam, Margery and Howard.  Changes in the Wind: Earth’s Shifting Climate.   YP 551.6 FAC

Fridell, Ron.  Amphibians in Danger: a Worldwide Warning.  YP 597.8168 FRI

Gore, Albert.  An Inconvenient Truth: the Crisis of Global WarmingYP 363.738 GOR, 2007

Johnson, Rebecca L.  The Greenhouse Effect: Life on a Warmer Planet.   YP 363.73 JOH

Pringle, Laurence P.  Global WarmingYP 363.73 PRI

Simon, Seymour.  Global Warming.   YP 363.738 SIM

Skelton, Renee.  Forecast Earth: the Story of Climate Scientist Inez FungYP 509.22 SKE, Forecast

Sommers, Michael A.  Antarctic Melting: the Disappearing Antarctic Ice Cap. YP 363.73874 SOM, 2007

Spetgang, Tilly.  The Children’s Solar Energy Book Even Grown-ups Can UnderstandYP 621.47 SPE


Anderson, Bruce.  The Fuel Savers: a Kit of Solar Ideas for Your Home, Apartment, or Business697.78 FUE

Asmus, Peter.  Reaping the Wind: How Mechanical Wizards, Visionaries, and Profiteers Helped Shape our Energy Future333.92 ASM

Astyk, Sharon.  Depletion and Abundance: Life on the New Home Front640 AST, 2008

Bach, David.  Go Green, Live Rich: 50 Simple Ways to Save the Earth and Get Rich Trying.   640 BAC, 2008

Bain, Don.  The Feasibility of Using Wind Energy at Two Coastal Oregon State ParksOregon Archive 621.312 BAI

Beavan, Colin.   No Impact Man: the Adventures of a Guilty Liberal Who Attempts to Save the Planet, and the Discoveries he Makes About Himself and our Way of LIfe in the Process333.72 BEA, 2009

Berger, John J.  Charging Ahead: the Business of Renewable Energy and What it Means for America333.794 BER

Berle, Gustav.  The Green Entrepreneur: Business Opportunities that Can Save the Earth and Make You Money363.7 BER

Black, David S.   Living Off the Grid: a Simple Guide to Creating and Maintaining a Self-reliant Supply of Energy, Water, Shelter, and More644 BLA, 2008

Brewer, Dennis C.   Green My Home!: 10 Steps to Lowering Energy Costs and Reducing Your Carbon Footprint.  644 BRE, 2008

Brower, Michael and Warren Leon.  The Consumer’s Guide to Effective Environmental Choices: Practical Advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists363.9 BRO

Callard, Sarah.  Green Living: a Practical Guide to Eating, Gardening, Energy Saving and Housekeeping for a Healthy Planet333.72 CAL

Chiras, Daniel D.  The Homeowner’s Guide to Renewable Energy: Achieving Energy Independence Through Solar, Wind, Biomass and Hydropower644 CHI 2006

Chiras, Daniel D.  The Natural House: a Complete Guide to Healthy, Energy-efficient, Natural Homes.  690.837 CHI

Donnelly, Linsly.   Happy Go Local: the Smart Mom’s Guide to Living the Good (and sustainable) LifeNew book  333.72 DON, 2010

Ewing, Rex A.  Got Sun? Go Solar: Get Free Renewable Energy to Power Your Grid-tied Home697.78 EWI, 2005

Farquharson, Vanessa.   Sleeping Naked is Green: How an Eco-cynic Unplugged Her fridge, Sold Her Car, and Found Love in 366 Days.   333.72092 FAR, Sleeping 2009

Friedman, Thomas L. Hot, Flat, and Crowded.  Book on CD  363.70525 FRI, 2008 (also available in print and MP3)

Garrett, Leslie.  The Virtuous Consumer: Your Essential Shopping Guide for a Better, Kinder, Healthier World381.33 GAR, 2007

Gipe, Paul.  Wind Energy Basics: a Guide to Small and Micro Wind Systems621.312136 GIP

Gipe, Paul.  Wind Power for Home & Business: Renewable Energy for the 1990s and Beyond621.45 GIP

Gore, Albert.  Our Choice: a Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis363.738 GOR, 2009

Hamilton, Andy.   The Self Sufficient-ish Bible: an Eco-Living Guide for the 21st CenturyNew book 363.7 HAM, 2009

Hill, Julia Butterfly . One Makes the Difference: Inspiring Actions that Change Our World. 333.72 HIL

Hoffmann, Peter. Tomorrow’s Energy: Hydrogen, Fuel cells, and the Prospects for a Cleaner Planet.  333.794 HOF

Jeffery, Yvonne and   Green Living for Dummies333.72 JEF, 2008

Krupp, Fred.  Earth, the Sequel: the Race to Reinvent Energy and Stop Global Warming621.042 KRU, 2008

Kunstler, James Howard.  The Long Emergency: Surviving the Converging  Catastrophes of the Twenty-first Century303.4973 KUN

Linden, Eugene.  The Winds of Change: Climate, Weather, and the Destruction of Civilizations551.609 LIN, 2006

Matrazzo, Donna.  Wild Things: Adventures of a Grassroots EnvironmentalistNew book 333.72 MAT, Wild 2008

McDonough, Elise.  Sustainable Food: How to Buy Right and Spend Less641.302 McD, 2009

McGuigan, Dermot.  Harnessing the Wind for Home Energy621.312 MCG,Wind

McKibben, Bill.  Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet.   New book  304.2 McK, Eaarth

Oregon Wind Book. Oregon Archive 621.45 ORE

Potts, Michael.  The Independent Home: Living Well with Power From the Sun, Wind, and Water696 POTTS

Potts, Michael.  The New Independent Home: People and Houses that Harvest the Sun696 POT, 1999

Ramsey, Dan.  The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Solar Power for Your Home697 .78 RAM, 2007

Sandbeck, Ellen.  Green Barbarians: How to Live Bravely on Your Home Planet640 SAN, Green

Sklar, Scott.  Consumer Guide to Solar Energy: Easy and Inexpensive Applications for Solar Energy621.47 SKL

Skurka, Norma and John Naar.  Design for a Limited Planet: Living with Natural Energy.  696 SKU

Solar Living Sourcebook697.78 REA 2005 12th ed.

Wann, David.  Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle306 .0973 WAN 2008


Ayres, Ed. And Lester R. Brown (editors).  The World Watch Reader on Global Environmental Issues363.70526 WOR 1998

Bacher, John C.  Petrotyranny.   338.8232 BAC

Black, Edwin.  Internal Combustion: How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil and Derailed the Alternatives. 333.8232 BLA, 2006

Bowen, Mark (Mark Stander).  Censoring Science: Inside the Political Attack on Dr. James Hansen and the Truth of Global Warming. 363.738 Bow, 2008

Fagan, Brian M.  Floods, Famines, and Emperors: El Niño and the Fate of Civilizations. 363.3492 FAG

Hayden, Howard C.  The Solar Fraud: Why Solar Energy Won’t Run the World333.79 HAY

Heinberg, Richard.  The Party’s Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies.   333.8232 HEI

Power Down: Options and Actions for a Post-carbon World333 .7916 HEI, 2004

Lomborg, Bjørn.  The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World363.7 LOM

McNeill, J.R.  Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World304.28 MCN

Owen, David.  Green Metropolis: Why Living Smaller, Living Closer, and Driving Less Are Keys to Sustainability304.2091732 OWE, 2009

Pooley, Eric.  The Climate War: True Believers, Power Brokers, and the Fight to Save the EarthNew book  363.73874 POO, Climate 2010

Singer, S. Fred.   Hot Talk, Cold Science: Global warming’s Unfinished Debate.   363.738 SIN

Wilkinson, Todd. Science Under Siege: the Politicians’ War on Nature and Truth. 363.7 WIL


Climatic changes

Consumption (Economics) — Environmental aspects — United States

Dwellings — Energy conservation

Ecological houses

Economic development — Environmental aspects

Energy conservation

Environmental responsibility — United States

Global Warming

Global environmental change

Global temperature changes

Green products — United States

Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric

Renewable energy sources

Solar energy

Sustainable development

Sustainable living

Water conservation

Waste minimization

Water power

Wind power